Category Archives: Energy

Play Energyville!

Many of you were interested in learning about energy resources-the good, the bad, and the ugly.  As we learned, every energy resource has advantages and drawbacks.  But we still need energy!  And we are consuming more of it every day!  … Continue reading

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Homework for the Week of Oct. 15

1) Write a question and answer for the Energy Unit Main Concepts. You will be assigned a concept in class.  Please use the GoogleDoc to write up your question and answer. YOU NEED TO SIGN INTO YOUR EMAIL IN ORDER … Continue reading

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Energy Resource Advertisements

In class, you will create your own energy resource advertisements.  Let’s take a look at some real ones and deconstruct them to talk about the kinds of messages the ads are sending. Questions to ask when deconstructing an ad: All … Continue reading

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California Energy Production

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Homework for the Week of Oct. 8

Welcome back from Farm School! Just a reminder about the homework due this week! 1)  Complete Energy Resource Research.  Use the blog post below (titled Energy Resource research) to help you. Due date: Block I: Wednesday, Oct. 10 Block II: Friday, Oct. … Continue reading

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Energy Resource Research

For your research…..check out these pages: Energy Kids:  http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/ This site has clear information on each of the energy sources. Energy Quest:  http://energyquest.ca.gov/index.html This is an extensive site with lots to see.  I suggest going to the Movie room.  They have archival … Continue reading

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Homework for the Week of Sept. 24

*Watch out for schedule changes this week! 1)  Read “Energy Resources” 2)  Complete HW#7: Blowin’ in the Wind Due Date: Apples- Friday, Sept. 28 Bananas- Wednesday, Sept. 26 ********************************************************************** 3)  Read your energy resource packet 4)  Complete the research on this form-Energy … Continue reading

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